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Berenice Bejo Joins Ken Scott's The Extraordinary Journey Of The Fakir

Berenice Bejo is reportedly attached to star in Ken Scott's 'The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir'.The 40-year-old actress - who was nominated for the Best Supporting Actress Oscar for her performance in 'The Artist' -...

Michelle Williams: 'I Was Inconsolable After Leaving Heath Ledger Home'

“At that time, I was inconsolable,” Williams tells the Wall Street Journal, “because I felt, ‘How will he be able to find us? This is where we lived, and he won’t know where...

Michelle Williams On Heartbreak Leaving Heath Ledger's Home

Michelle Williams felt ''inconsolable'' when she left the house she lived in with Heath Ledger.The 'Manchester by the Sea' star lived with the late 'Dark Knight Rises' actor - who tragically died of an accidental...

Michelle Williams Works To Support Family

Michelle Williams works to support her family.The Hollywood starlet takes on easy movie roles that pay well to ensure her 11-year-old daughter Matilda, whom she has with her late ex-partner Heath Ledger, is well provided...

Michelle Williams: 'It's A Lot Of Pressure On A Girl To Look A Certain Way'

Michelle Williams believes there's ''a lot of pressure'' on women to look good. The 36-year-old actress - who has 11-year-old daughter Matilda Ledger with the late actor Heath Ledger - has admitted she believes a...

Michelle Williams Backs Daughter's Ambitions

Michelle Williams would support her daughter if she wanted to act.The 'Manchester By the Sea' actress - who has 11-year-old Matilda with late ex-partner Heath Ledger - will back her offspring in whatever she wants...

Michelle Williams: 'Life Is Now Normal For My Daughter'

The 36-year-old star began dating Ledger after they met on the set of gay cowboy epic Brokeback Mountain in 2004, and she gave birth to Matilda Rose in 2005. The couple split...

Michelle Williams Opens Up About Dating, And Raising Her Daughter Without Heath Ledger

Hollywood actress Michelle Williams has opened up about her personal life, including the struggles of raising her 11 year old daughter, Matilda Rose, without Heath Ledger, and about stepping back into the world of dating.The...

Michelle Williams Reduced To Tears By Manchester By The Sea Role

Michelle Williams ''couldn't stop crying'' when she watched her performance in 'Manchester by the Sea'.The 36-year-old actress stars as Randi in the recently released drama, a heartbroken mother dealing with a family tragedy, and has...

Michelle Williams On Raising Daughter Alone: 'It Won't Ever Be Right'

The 36-year-old actress is mother to 11-year-old daughter Matilda, who was born in 2005 while the actress was in a relationship with Heath. The Australian actor died in January 2008 aged 28 following an accidental...

Michelle Williams On Raising Daughter Without Heath Ledger

Michelle Williams says it will ''just never be right'' brining up her daughter without Heath Ledger.The 'Manchester by the Sea' star has 11-year-old Matilda with the late actor - who died of an accidental overdose...

Gabrielle Union: 'Heath Ledger Was A Doll Baby'

The actress worked with the star in 10 Things I Hate About You playing Chastity in the 1999 movie, which also starred Julia Stiles, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Allison Janney. The film marked one of the...

Jared Leto Praises Perfect Heath Ledger

Jared Leto believes Heath Ledger's portrayal of The Joker was one of the most ''perfect'' performances he'd ever seen.The 44-year-old actor had ''no hesitation'' on taking on the iconic role in 'Suicide Squad', even though...

Heath Ledger's Sister Tried To Talk Sense To The Actor On The Eve Of His Death

The Brokeback Mountain star died at the age of 28 in 2008, and his father Kim has now revealed the actor's sister Kate was the last person his son spoke to before he...

Jared Leto: 'Heath Ledger Was The Perfect Joker'

The 44-year-old takes on the iconic comic book villain in Suicide Squad and admits he was initially reluctant to sign up for the part after watching Heath's mesmerising and chilling performance in Christopher Nolan's The...

Lindsay Lohan Accuses Jared Leto Of Ripping Off Brandon Lee And Urges Fans Not To See 'Suicide Squad'

Lindsay Lohan took aim at Jared Leto on Instagram earlier this week, by posting then deleting a collage of the actors who have played The Joker alongside Brandon Lee, and accusing the Suicide Squad star...

Singer Michelle Williams: 'I Always Get Confused With The Actress!'

The 35-year-old singer claims she's frequently mixed-up with the Oscar-nominated actress, especially when it comes to invoices. "So I get this phone call one day, and it was about this crazy phone...

Jared Leto Knows He's Walking Upon Hallowed Ground With Joker Role

Jared Leto has some big shoes to fill when it comes to playing The Joker in the upcoming Suicide Squad movie. In 1989’s Batman the role was taken on by the legendary Jack Nicholson then...

Jake Gyllenhaal: 'Heath Ledger Dying Changed My Life'

The two actors became close while filming 2005 movie Brokeback Mountain, and Jake admits his co-star and friend's accidental drug overdose in 2008 has affected him so deeply that he struggles to talk...

Toni Collette Joins Judging Panel For Heath Ledger Scholarship

The Australians in Film (AiF) association announced Toni and the rest of the line up of judges on Thursday (31Mar16) and the actress will also be joined by Limitless star Abbie Cornish. Hollywood veteran Toni,...

Jared Leto: 'Playing The Joker Was Painful'

The Dallas Buyers Club star went to extreme measures to play the comic book psychopath and did not break character during down time during filming on the upcoming supervillain movie. He even...

Hilarious Throwback Video Of Heath Ledger And Comedian Magda Szubanski From 2006 Goes Viral

A video featuring the late Heath Ledger and ‘Kath and Kim’ actress Magda Szubanski from 2006 went viral this week, after being featured in a Throwback Thursday post. The funny clip shows Szubanski in character...

Jake Gyllenhaal Misses Heath Ledger 'Very Badly'

Jake Gyllenhaal stopped ''wasting time on things that are trivial and superficial'' when Heath Ledger died.The 34-year-old actor has opened up about losing his 'Brokeback Mountain' co-star to an accidental overdose in 2008 to admit...

Jake Gyllenhaal: 'Venice Film Festival Was Tough Without Heath Ledger'

The two actors promoted Oscar-winning 2005 movie Brokeback Mountain at the Italian film event, and Gyllenhaal admits returning to Venice last week (ends11Sep15) was bittersweet - because he had fond memories of hanging...

Brokeback Mountain Stage Show Heading To West End

British producer Tom O'Connell has acquired the rights to the drama starring Heath Ledger and Jake Gyllenhaal, and the first-ever theatre adaptation is currently in production and scheduled to open in 2016....

Wes Bentley: 'Heath Ledger's Death Is My Greatest Loss'

The stars worked together on 2002's The Four Feathers and Bentley admits he greatly misses Ledger, seven years after he suffered an accidental drug overdose. He says, "He was like a brother...

Heath Ledger's Joker Journal Emerges

The Australian star won a posthumous Oscar for his performance as the creepy criminal mastermind in the superhero movie, having died six months before the film's release after suffering an accidental overdose of...

Actress Michelle Williams Dating Author Jonathan Safran Foer - Report

The Brokeback Mountain star and the Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close writer met through mutual friends, and a source tells Us Weekly that the two are "in the same mind-set", thanks to their...

Heath Ledger 'Fell In Love At First Sight'

Heath Ledger fell in love with Michelle Williams ''at first sight.'''Brokeback Mountain' screenwriter Diana Ossana says the late Australian actor, who died from an accidental drug overdose in January 2008 just months after he and...

Jake Gyllenhaal Opens Up About His Pain At Losing Heath Ledger

When Heath Ledger died from an accidental overdose in 2008 the world mourned the loss of a shining star. But there were few that mourned the loss more than Ledger's Brokeback Mountain co-star, Jake Gyllenhaal...

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